I began my career at Morecrofts as a Family Clerk, later qualifying as a solicitor in 2004. In 2016 I became a Partner at the firm.
I work in our family law team, specialising in Children Law, which includes public law children cases, private law cases, special guardianship matters and adoption.
I do a great deal of work for Children’s Guardians and spend a lot of time in court as an advocate in Children matters.
I am an accredited Children Panel Specialist, an accredited Resolution Specialist.
An active member of Liverpool Law Society, Resolution and Merseyside Family Justice Committee.
I work closely with Liverpool University mentoring Law Students and supporting their law clinic.
I set and mark exams for Resolution accreditation.
I am married have two children, two dogs and love walking, crochet and singing.
Q&A with Jo-anneFavourite Movie? Dead Poet’s Society. Favourite Music Artist? Sting, Billy Joel, Stevie Wonder, Spandau Ballet (Anything 80’s) Favourite Place? Not sure I have discovered it yet but I love France, particularly Paris and any part of Italy. Favourite Quote? “Be the change you want to see!” Gandhi Favourite Sports Team? Everton FC.